Why wait? We found great deals on TVs, Amazon devices, smart home gear, DNA kits and more you can get right now. Plus: money-saving secrets!
Amazon’s Happy HoliDeals page is a cornucopia of Amazon-branded products with a slew of gadgets and accessories all on sale before the big day. You may want to take a minute, however, before buying an Echo smart speaker, Fire tablet and Kindle e-reader. The online retail giant released its full slate of Amazon Black Friday device deals, some rivaling what we saw at Prime Day. You might be surprised to learn you can even get a great deal on the (not-even-quite-released-yet) Amazon Echo Show 8, as well as smart home gear like the Chamberlain MyQ Smart Garage Hub or the Apple Watch Series 3. And with a 23andMe kits half off, there’s never been a better time to let science tell you about your health and ancestry.is less than two weeks away, and will have some great deals. Instead of waiting for the sale.
Note: you can find my Black Friday 2019 country by country guides to the more other categories best live sales in the USA (here 1) and (here 2) and for Canada (here), and for the United Kingdom (here).
Here’s a list of our favorite gear that’s on sale at Amazon right now, followed by the Amazon device deals that start as of Nov. 22.
The top Black Friday Amazon deals around today
As expected, some of the best early discounts are on Amazon devices (though some of the items below will be even cheaper in a few weeks, as noted above). But I found a few noteworthy non-Amazon deals as well, so check those out, too.
Insignia Fire TV | Up to 29% off at Amazon
Amazon’s Fire TV lineup is all about providing decent panels at low prices, while still providing some excellent software. And, now ahead of Black Friday you can get an Insignia Fire TV for as little as $229 for the 43-inch model.
Toshiba Fire TV | Up to 30% off at Amazon
If you’re looking for an affordable 4K TV with HDR, a Fire TV is an obvious choice. Right now, ahead of Black Friday, you can get the Toshiba Fire TV in one of three sizes for as little as $229 for the 43-inch.
Ring Video Doorbell Pro:
$249 $179 at Amazon
If you’ve ever wondered what happens on your front porch while you’re doing literally anything else, the Ring Video Doorbell Pro will let you do it. And, on Black Friday, you can get this smart home security system for just $179.
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite:
$129.99 $84.99 at Amazon
The Amazon Kindle Paperwhite might not be able to play the latest movies in HD, but it sure can let you read your favorite novels out in the park, and really, isn’t that just better? Plus, this $45 Black Friday deal makes it affordable for all you book lovers.
Fitbit Versa smartwatch
$199 $119 at Amazon
Amazon has the Fitbit Versa smartwatch on sale for a great price – and it’s just had a further $20 off too. That’s a big discount and the best price we’ve found for the waterproof smartwatch that tracks activity, workouts, and calories burned.
Fitbit Ionic smartwatch
$249.95 $205 at Amazon
Get the Fitbit Ionic smartwatch on sale for $199.99 at Amazon. The Ionic watch features GPS technology so you can track pace, distance, and routes and includes a built-in NFC chip for contactless payments.
Amazon Fire HD 8:
$79.99 $49.99 at Amazon
The Amazon Fire HD 8 is Amazon’s budget-minded tablet for everyone, packed with a colorful 8-inch display, a quad-core processor and up to 10 hours of battery life. And, this $30 Black Friday discount makes it even better.
Amazon Fire 7 Tablet:
$49 $29.99 at Amazon
The Amazon Fire 7 Tablet isn’t quite as powerful or beautiful as the 8-inch Fire 8, but its low price makes it an easy choice for anyone that just wants an affordable tablet to read on. Plus, now that you can get it for just $29.99 it’s an easy sell.
Amazon Fire HD 10:
$149.99 $99.99 at Amazon
The Amazon Fire HD 10 is billed as Amazon’s premier media consumption device, with its 10-inch Full-HD display, 32GB of storage and up to 12 hours of battery life. The best part? You can save $50 on Black Friday.
Samsung 860 Evo 2TB SATA SSD:
Get a massive 43% off this fantastic SATA solid state drive, which we’ve named our best budget SSD. Black Friday is a great time to get a big saving on SATA SSDs, and this is the cheapest price that Amazon has offered for this particular drive.
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe 2TB SSD:
If you’re after a high-performance NVMe drive and don’t mind spending a little extra, this is a decent drop for 2TB. That’s plenty of space for games, media, or whatever else you want to store.
Nintendo Switch Lite | 128GB memory card | $225.45 at Amazon
For just $25 extra on top of the base price of the console a 128GB MicroSD card is an excellent purchase and unlike some cheaper memory cards, this one has the recommended write speed to loads games at the proper speed. Not a fan of the yellow Switch Lite? You can get this bundle in gray or turquoise too.
Samsung Flat 43-Inch QLED 4K Q60 Series Ultra HD Smart TV:
$799.99 $497.99 at Amazon
Get the 2019 Samsung 43-inch 4K TV on sale for $497.99. The QLED TV delivers bright and bold colors thanks to the Quantum dot technology and works with Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant for voice control.
Sony 55-inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV:
$799.99 $498 at Amazon
You can save $300 on the Sony 55-inch 4K smart TV. The Ultra HD TV delivers a premium picture experience thanks to the 4K X-Reality Pro and works with Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant for hands-free control.
Bose Home Speaker 300:
$259 $199 at Amazon
Snag the Bose Home Speaker 300 on sale for $199. The smart speaker produces an impressive 360-degree sound and works with Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant for voice control.
Hamilton Beach 7-Quart Programmable Slow Cooker
$49.99 $34.99 at Amazon
Perfect for upcoming holiday meals, the Hamilton Beach portable slow cooker is on sale. The seven-quart smart slow cooker allows you to cook foods to a specific temperature, keeps them warm when done and even has a handy strap to make things portable.
23andMe Ancestry Personal Genetic DNA Test
$99 $79 at Amazon
A great Christmas gift idea, you can save $20 on the 23andMe Ancestry DNA kit. The popular DNA test allows you to discover your ancestry composition and where your DNA is from across 1500+ regions.
Garmin watches and GPS trackers save up 25% at Amazon
Whether you’re after a top running watch, like the Garmin Forerunner 945, or a satellite comms unit like the Garmin GPSMAP 661 GPS, Amazon’s sale is knocking up to 25% off a wide range of Garmin product.
Samsung Galaxy S10/Note 10 save up 27% at Amazon
Top-notch phones at knock-down prices, Amazon’s knocking as much as 27% off the list price of models from the Samsung Galaxy line, and throwing in a pair of free Galaxy Buds, too.
Canon EOS M50 Mirrorless Camera Kit
$899 $649 at Amazon
Looking to make the jump from camera phone to something with a bit more oomph? The EOS M50, features a 24.1 Megapixel APS C CMOS sensor and the DIGIC 8 Image Processor to deliver incredible color, clear details, and stunning range.
HP Home InkJet Printers save up 43% at Amazon
They may not be the most exciting of gadgets, but we all need a printer, right? And why spend over the odds, when you can get an excellent offer on these superb HP models at Amazon?
Acer Aspire 5
$349 $308 at Amazon
The Acer Aspire 5 isn’t the most powerful piece of kit on the market, but it doesn’t need to be. For just $310, you can get a stylish laptop that can get you through everyday computing tasks like checking email and cruising through Facebook. You can even do Photoshop!
Acer Predator Helios 300 gaming laptop
$1,199 $1,088 at Amazon
When you pull the Acer Predator Helios 300 out of your bag, everyone will know its a gaming laptop, but with an Intel Core i7 processor and GTX 1660 Ti graphics, that lack of discretion is totally worth it. Plus, you can save $100 right now on Amazon.
Apple MacBook Air 2019 Intel Core i5, 8GB, 128GB SSD
$1,099 $999.99 at Amazon
Sold Out The newest MacBook Air is an impressive laptop, featuring strong battery life and a top-notch Retina Display. This is the base model with 128GB storage in the gold color scheme, and the money knocked off here represents an almost 20% discount.
Apple MacBook Pro 15-inch Intel Core i9, 16GB RAM, AMD Radeon Pro 560X
$2,799.99 $2,349.99 at Amazon
This deal has just got even better, with Amazon cutting $450 off the price of the MacBook Pro model that comes with a 9th generation Intel Core i9 processor, 512GB SSD and AMD Radeon Pro 560X GPU.
Asus ROG Zephyrus G GA502DU 15.6-inch gaming laptop
£1,199.99 £899.99 at Amazon
This slimline Asus laptop is now more affordable than ever thanks to a £250 price cut, dropping it below a grand. For the money you get an Nvidia GTX 1660 Ti GPU, AMD Ryzen R7-3750H processor and 8GB RAM.
Wireless earbuds are all the rage, and Klipsch adds its own into the market. The T5 True Wireless Earphones have a great sound with a fancy Zippo lighter-like case. You can save $50 when buying these earbuds early, but use the money saved to get more silicone tips to get just the right fit for your ear.